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In 2010 the NFC West saw arguably the most inconsistent quarterback play in football:
-The Arizona Cardinals slumped through the season with a disastrous rotation with Derek Anderson, Max Hall and John Skelton all struggling to make it as a starter. Anderson was plagued by inconsistency. Hall, although promising, didn't appear ready to be an NFL quarterback. Skelton, a star at FCS school Fordham University, struggled after being forced into action due to injuries.
-The 49ers deployed a pair of Smiths to guide them in 2010. It didn't go very well. Alex Smith played like Alex Smith. Troy Smith, although effective his first couple games, began losing his cool with the coaches and eventually found his way back to the bench. It wouldn't be surprising if neither of the quarterbacks were on the roster next season and the 49ers quarterback situation is full of question marks.
-The Seahawks are faced with a dilemma. Matt Hassleback showed signs of still being a well-above-average quarterback last season, then he had his days where it was obvious his prime days are long-gone. Meanwhile, Charlie Whitehurst displayed nothing to suggest that he could be the quarterback of the future in his limited playing time (except for the season finale. I mean really Charlie!?! In your entire career you've never been of any relevance, importance, or use and suddenly you rip the Rams in the biggest game of the season? I hate your beard!) Regardless, the Seahawks have a big decision to make. Stick with the aging vet, or try and groom their hairy backup? (see what I did there?)
-The Rams though, oh, the Rams. All bias aside, Sam Bradford is the future at the quarterback position. Many scouts are now saying it is a near guarantee he will be elite in a few seasons and I honestly can't wait. It is nice to be the only team in the NFC West with a set starting quarterback heading into next season.